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Giants coach Pat Shurmur says Eli Manning ‘very likely’ to start vs. Eagles

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Eli Manning's career with the New York Giants isn't going to end with him sitting on the bench for the final 14 games of the season.The two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback is "very likely" to start Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles with rookie Daniel Jones dealing with a "moderate high ankle sprain," coach Pat Shurmur said Wednesday."Obviously we'll see what happens Monday," Manning said
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Week 14 NFL Power Rankings — 1-32 poll, plus who’s under fire in the final month

[ad_1] 6:40 AM ETNFL NationESPN The NFL Power Rankings looked at players, coaches and executives on the hot seat in the preseason. Now that we're in the home stretch of the regular season, we figured we'd revisit this subject and see who was under fire going into the final month.From players with rocky futures, coaches who might have to update their résumés or executives whose rosters are under scrutiny, our
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Giants CB Janoris Jenkins says he should be covering teams’ top WRs

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Cornerback Janoris Jenkins isn't happy with his role in the New York Giants' defense. He made that painfully obvious after watching Green Bay Packers star receiver Davante Adams score a pair of touchdowns in the Packers' 31-13 victory over the Giants on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.Jenkins did not match against Adams often. He has not been following the opposition's top receivers much this year, and
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Giants’ long-snapper Zak DeOssie placed on injured reserve

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Longtime long-snapper Zak DeOssie was placed on injured reserve Saturday, ending his season and perhaps New York Giants career. Colin Holba was signed from the practice squad to take his spot on the roster.DeOssie popped up on the injury report this week with knee and wrist injuries after struggling badly with his snaps in recent weeks. He bowled one back to holder Riley Dixon on
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Giants rule out Golden Tate for Packers Game

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The New York Giants are going to be shorthanded on Sunday, with two of their top weapons including wide receiver Golden Tate being ruled out against the Green Bay Packers.Tate was diagnosed retroactively with a concussion after last Sunday's loss in Chicago. He did not practice this week.Neither did tight end Evan Engram. He will miss his third straight game with a foot injury.It's another
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Week 13 NFL Power Rankings

[ad_1] 6:40 AM ETNFL NationESPN The NFL Power Rankings are all about Thanksgiving. Not only are we looking forward to feasting with friends and family, but this holiday gives us a chance to look back at what we cherish the most. NFL teams are no different in this regard.Each team (yes, even the Bengals) has something to be thankful for this season. From superstar players to hotshot rookies to schedules
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Giants’ Jabrill Peppers has transverse process fracture; Golden Tate concussed

[ad_1] The rest of New York Giants safety Jabrill Peppers' season might be in jeopardy after he suffered a transverse process fracture in his back on Sunday against the Chicago Bears, the team announced.Wide receiver Golden Tate also was injured in the game, suffering a concussion because of the way he landed on his 23-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter of the 19-14 loss at Chicago.Peppers, 24, acquired in